Choose a PACTA BC professional member and you can be confident they will have the best interests of your animal at heart and they will be using only humane and ethical methods. 

Use our online directory to find a BC professional near you.


Robyn Andexser
We strive for every human-dog partnership to experience mutual understanding, harmony and joy! I do private lessons and phone consultations, and teach Dogsafe Canine First Aid courses. ~Powell River & Nanaimo~
Valerie Barry
I am an experienced trainer committed to helping pets and their parents build great relationships and find solutions to behaviour challenges. I specialize in puppies, adolescents and all levels of problem behaviour. ~North/West Vancouver, and Fernie, BC~
Michelle Bittel
I am a certified trainer who feels the type of bond that we form with our dogs is really important. I love helping dog owners raise happy and well-mannered dogs. I specialize in puppies, rescues, high drive breeds, and recall. ~ Langley, BC ~
Sylvia Currie
I’m an experienced educator, trainer, and lifelong learner. I focus on preventing and addressing problem behaviours. My goal is to make a difference in the lives of companion animals. ~Thompson-Nicola region of BC~
Rebecca Harsell
I’m an experienced trainer with an interest in Behaviour Modification. I teach puppy and adolescent classes and work with private clients. ~North and West Vancouver~
Donna Hill
Helping people with disabilities to owner train assistance dogs and service dogs to the BC Provincial Service Dog Certification level via online classes, Zoom consults and webinars. We also offer in-person sessions in the Nanaimo area. 
Vicki McDonald
I offer Puppy Classes, Manners Classes and private one-on-one training for residents of Gabriola Island.
Julia Morton
I specialize in separation anxiety (SA Pro trainer) and behaviour challenges related to fear, aggression, and reactivity. ~North/West Vancouver~
Lisbeth Plant
I am the founder and owner of Cowichan Canine Behaviour & Training Ltd, which offers a full range of dog training classes and behaviour consultations out of our facility in Cobble Hill. Personally, I specialize in aggression, fear and reactivity.
Allison Schaefer
Behaviour consulting in Sooke and the Westshore
Jeanne Shaw
I am a certified trainer with 20+ years experience. I offer classes and private lessons for puppies and general manners as well as for dogs who are over aroused or fearful (my specialty). My passion is teaching all. the. sports.
Bernadette van Klaveren
I'm an experienced trainer, teaching various courses from puppy classes, and agility to behaviour modification. My goal is to make training a fun, achievable, and transformational experience for dogs and owners! ~Nanaimo & Central Vancouver Island~
Stephanie Waddington
Stephanie, KPA-CTP is a certified professional dog trainer offering private training for puppies, adolescent and adult dogs in the Cowichan Valley. Special rates for rescue dogs.
Christina Young
Professional Canine Behaviour Consultant – Accredited by Pet Professionals Guild. Specializing in Treatment and Prevention of Aggression and Reactivity using a comprehensive approach. Serving Nanaimo in person and elsewhere virtually.